Pentax SMC FA 45mm f2.8

The smc FA 45mm f/2.8 Lens from Pentax is a moderately wide angle lens with a 35mm format equivalent focal length of 35.5mm and a 63 degree angle of view.

Pentax SMC FA 45mm f2.8

Pentax SMC FA 45mm f2.8

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  • Pentax 645 Mount

  • 35mm Format Equivalent: 35.5mm

  • Aperture Range: f2.8 to f/22

  • 9 Elements, 8 Groups

  • Minimum Focus Distance: 17.72 inch

  • Includes Hood and Case


 

The smc FA 45mm f/2.8 Lens from Pentax is a moderately wide angle lens with a 35mm format equivalent focal length of 35.5mm and a 63 degree angle of view. Used by many as a substitute for the 75mm "normal" lens it's a favorite of street shooters and wedding photographers alike and also ideal for landscapes, groups, or interiors. Its fast 2.8 maximum aperture is brighter in the viewfinder and allows low light shooting without hiking up the ISO, renders artfully blurred backgrounds and permits higher shutter speeds in standard lighting conditions. A lens hood is included to reduce flare and ghosting as is a lens case.

 

Moderately Wide Angle Field of View
With a 35mm format equivalent of 35.5mm, this lens is used by many as a normal lens
2.8 Maximum Aperture
The fast 2.8 maximum aperture gives you a host of benefits including a bright viewfinder image, low light shooting capability and a more easily blurred background
Brand
Pentax
Focal Length
45 mm
Aperture
Maximum: f/2.8
Camera Mount Type
Pentax 645
Angle of View
63° (Infinity)
Minimum Focus Distance
.45 m
Diaphragm Blades
8
Elements/Groups
9/8
Magnification
0 - 0.15x
DoF scale
Yes
Autofocus
Yes
Distance scale
Yes
Filter Thread
Front: 67 mm
PC Outlet
No
Weight
475
Dimensions
Approx. 76.5 x 66.5 mm